Tulip fields in the Netherlands

The Netherlands is famous around the world for its flowers, especially its tulips. Hundreds of thousands of tourists from all over the world travel every year to the flower fields and world-famous flower auctions, FloraHolland, that are held in Aalsmeer, Rijnsburg and Naaldwijk. We will tell you what time of year you can visit the flower fields and how to get to them as well as all about the flower barge.

What's the best time to go to Amsterdam?

Amsterdam is a beautiful city where many cultures and nations have come together over its long history. Thanks to this, it's a truly unique place. Thousands of tourists come to Amsterdam every day to see it all with their own eyes, but what's the best time to go to Amsterdam? 

There's no bad season to visit. It just depends on what you most want to see. Here's what's going on in Amsterdam over the course of a year. 

Amsterdam's neighborhoods: where's the best place for tourists to stay?

Much of the value of being in Amsterdam is determined by where you stay. Even this prosperous and friendly city has areas where tourists shouldn't go unless they want to ruin their impression of the city and fall into an unpleasant situation. The main thing to avoid is staying in the red-light district too late, we've written about the other places to avoid in a separate article.